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Mr. Business flan:
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business is the liberal and judicious use of
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apply it?
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property or intending to; or tn any way in
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local papei. Be posted.
...$1.25 per Year.
' T OCEAN SPRINGS, MISS., S ATC RDAY, jFM ARCH 4, 1005. . ' . " M
VOL VIII- v - - i,
Ocean Springs Progress.
JUSsial Journal of Ocean Springs.
Official Journal of Jackson Comity.
Entered at postoffice in Ocean
Springs as second class matter
F. M. Weed,
'"" E. 8. Davis.
. ..8. P. Slarks.
V F. M. Dick
C T. ferdr
At Lai
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First Ward....
Second Ward . .
Third Ward . . .
Fourth Ward..
W. T. Ames
....J. G. Oriel)
. . . Geo. L. Friar
. .E. E- Clement
rWtv Sheriff Sim George,
V41eVoCourts,.. Frank H ;ewis
Supt. oL Schools, .... P- D- Cowan.
O. L. Bailey, President.
F J. Lundy, Secretary
W. C. West,
T. R- Friar,
F M . Oiok,
5. W. iflWfif
Notary Public,
attorney Ht Xaw-
Cfflce ever folks & Grant's Drug Storo.
Dr. Oscar L.
jPliU&lGian and Suroeon.t
l'ltkt, w. vviiiihuis.
Talbot & Williams
CrviiX: Bolton's New Building
Xncacements can be made by tele
i phone at any time for Ocean
gprlogs patients. 'Phone 70.
Oorrmairra Ac
asaai m tammm mm
If You Are
Ymi ahcaU write aad rt correct laftr
msri nsr: u th StcUltlM oSTfeW
Louisville &
Nashville R. R.
tn Miiuim. na. in. hhih. Tin
ISIMll Sins '
fdatffic America!.,
n I
Among the northern people who
are sojourning here are the follow
Mr and Mrs R J Mcllratb,
Miss Liszie Glass, John Conover,
Miss Bessie? Conover, Mr d Mrs
Ross Seteo. Mr and Mrs W H
Edmonds, Mr and Mrs. Charles
Templeton, Miss Carrie Templstou,
Mr and Mrs N J Fianew, Mrs A
Rose Biggs, Mr and Mrs Becker,
Mr and Mrs W L Hill, Mr and Mrs
Fred Ran, Miss Emily Ran, Mr
and Mrs W H Round, Mrs A i
Norris, Miss Nettie Pope, Mre E
M. Williams, Mrs. H, M. Stacy.
Mr and Mrs John Crossman, Miss
Lydia Smith, Mr and MrsJJ Hopps",
Mr and Mrs D C Smith, Mrs H
J Townley, Miss Virginia Chester,
Mr and Mrs. R Z Gill, Mrs George
Skinner, Mr. Mrs Thomas A Bart,
Mjks Josephine Burt, Mrs Emma
Besore, Mrs. J M Thomas, Mrs
Norman Beckley. Mr and Mrs Au
drew Allen, Mrs Julia R Purdy,
Miss Minnie Snyder. Mrs 0 Harris,
Mr and Mrs H FHarvey, Mrs T H
Chase, Mrs J D Ross, Mr and Mrs
J S Kimball, Dr and Mrs Bnrdett
Ramsay, MissMayme Ramsay, Miss
Marguret Walker, Mrs M E Legg;
Mr and Mrs Maurice Goodman,
Mrs S A Miles, Mis- Clara
Miles, Thos Miles. Mr and Mis
L D Cortright, Dr and Mrs Dewey,
Mr and Mrs R II Field, Mrs Julia
Brown. Mr F W Norwood, Mrs
Howard Hall. Prof .Farley. Mr
MoKinley, Mr Will, Mrs and Jtfiss
I'egram, Mrs Eager and Mr and
MrsT H Repnolds. Miss Reynolds,
Mix Mills', Miss Bessie Mills,' Mrs
JjfrigH, Mr and Mrs Waller, Miss
rftatie- Warier, Prof Madge, . 'Mr
and Mrs Hsiikiu, Mr and Mrs
Witty.agapt and Mrs Hifl, Mr and
Mrs n M Richardson, Mr 'arid Mrs
John Ne'lfis, Mrs A L Benjamin,
Mrs J B Carson, Mr aixMrs R J
Harawill an'l-finnly, J W 'Petson,
This a vtry practical age, and
one who does not get practical ideas
of life will' never succeed at any
thing. No boy is educated in the
true sense of the term who is not
able to provide for himself and take
care of those who are dependent
upon him. A sebool lhat does not
teach children bow to manage prac
tical business affairs and make an
honest living for themselves and
others who are dependent upon them
is not the kind of school to send
children to. Information lhat can
not be utilized in the practical
duties of life is oftener a hindrance
than help to one who has it. No
one knows anything worth men
tioning who does uot kuow how to
do something that is of some value
to the world.
According to Mariaii Kent, who writes
on fashions for young eirls, in the March
New Idcn Magazine, the dsinty dresses
for this spring and summer are to be
made ofsilk-finished mohair, lansdonne
but isle and eolienne, besides the soft
silks and the sheer fabrics. Hand-work
in its charming simplicity still super
sedes elaborate trimmings, and ''very
many dainty frocks are made entirely of
the material, utterly devoid of trimming
and depending soley for decoration on
the exquisite workmanship in the form
of hand-run tucks, shirring, fagoting,
piping, etc." Tokes, cut round or square
arc to be used a great deal, and the "drop
yoke;" as well as berthas and epaulets,
will keep the broad-shoulded effect
still prominent. The skirls are to be still
full according with the prevalent "1830'
ideas in clothes. Everything that can
be dons to a sleeve will be in fashion,
aad pun's, shirrings and rufflss will
hinder tne very radid arrival of the leg
mutton, which is again coming to
Tour business Is well looked after it
you keep your advertisement in Tub
Fall coughing has begun WHITE
PlNE Syrnp is beginning tc sell.
People think as much of it as ever. .
It certainly is a Good Rev kdt for
Coughs, Cold Hoarseness and or
dinary Throat Troubles.
a5 Cent Per Bottle.
Ocean Springs Drug Store.
That the country distriot of Jack
nnuntv are keepine up with tlif
march of progress is evident by
the good reports that come to
us from a gentlemen who have
traveled through the county quite
recently. The sheep growers are
increasing their flocks the log
men are floating more logs to the
mills, the charcoal burners are burn
ing more coal than evey before and
much greater interest is being taken
in agricultural pursuits,
Two new crops that are great
now receiving the attention of our
farmers are wane and rice, the two
crops have been found to pay band-
some returns on a small acreage
hack from Ocean Spriugs, about
ten miles, several tanners planted
sane and rice last year and grew
abudant crops. If our infor
mation is correct, we bave no
mm 1 1
reason to doubt that there is a great
future for the oane and rioe industry
111, this seotion.
Misrepresentation is the suicide
of trade don't misrepresent.
If your goods make your prices
look small advertise your goods.
If you can make a little money
feel big at your store, don't keep it
to yourself.
If you bave goods "out of sight"
put them 'in sight.
If you desire your name to
become a by tword with" the
people keep it in the colmuns.of the
newspaper. v
If a good, bargain is. talked about
it is your best advertisement.
If 'you sell to sell again, - then
advertise what yon wain to soli.
If "what you.vfaiit is here" t lien
let the "people know where 'here'
canbe, found. , '
If ita - "our pleasure to please V
ymi, thi'irlet the buyers know who
it is that wants to please them
If you have "goods cheap" and
advertise them.
If it's a good bargain for the buyer
and a gain for the merchant, why
not let the buyers know about it?
If you want to make your store
thepeple.s store, why don, t you so
tell them?
For the benefit of a few who
seem to have got a contrary impres
sion, I wish to state that I am the
author of and am entirely respon
sible for all editorial matter appear
ing in The Progress. Soma has
started a story about tiwn that
other persons beside myself are
pecuniarily interested in The Prog
ress, the intent is to create prejudice
against the paper. The statement
is untruthful and I wish to brand it
as such. I am the sole editor and
proprietor of The Progress.
Ernest E. Bkauhez.
"I knew no one, for four weeks, when
I was sick with typhoid and kidney
trouble," writes Mrs. Annie Hunter, of
Pittsburg, Pa., "and when I got better,
although I had one of the best doctors
could get, I was bent double, and had
to rest my bands on my knees when I
walked. From this terrible affliction I
was rescued by electric Bitters, which
restored my health aud strength, and
now I can walk as straight as eyer.
The) are simply wonderful." Guaran
teed to cure stomaoh, livir and kidney
disorders; at Ocean Springs Drug
Store; price 60c.
Probably some of our readers would
like same extra copies of The Proq
ress to send away to absent friends.
We keep quite a number of each issue
on hand, and in order to induce a
argersale, will make a special offer of
3 cents per cipy for those taking ten
or more. 'This offer will hold good this
month only.
TH6 Bargain
Just Received
Consisting of Choice Salt
Flour, Meal and all articles to
Class Grocery Store.
Notions, Fertumeru. Furnishing G($ds
Famous Brand of jfopolla Shoes.
Which are unexcelled by another shoe for themoney. Give
ua a oall and be convinced that we-give you good
value for your money.
oak PAiyrs 1
Guarantee-Within 3 months
wear 10c for every suspender
buttvA that comesoff. 50c for
rip in seams or another pair
- - - FREE. - - - -
E. W. McGRfRY,
With tS 00 Purchase at McCrary's,
Great Bargains!
We will offer Great Bargains in
Shoes. Hals. Dm Goods
In order to make room for stock
It will pay everyone interested in
the above line to visit our store.
F. J. Lundy & Co.
Telephone 25.
Mississippi is the place to invest
in real estate tor the best per cent.
I bave lots for sale from the beach
back to one and one half mile rang
ing in prioe from 25.00 to tl000.
00, on terms to suit purchaser.
Ocean Springs, Miss.
a Nici Line of
be fn
0 i
Meats. Cann
Goods. Cereals,
d iu a First
line of -
. bt nuHa bvo.
TheEvergiecn School wil close
on ugtt Thursday.
Miss Minnie Cochran visited
Miss Sarah ItoveiiN last Sunday.
Mr. aud Mrs. Garladd Smith have
just returned from a visit to Theo
dore, Ala.
. Owing to unprecedented rains
the roads in this vicinity are well
nigh impassible.
I A beautiful little boy came to
1 brighting tc home of Mr. and Mrs.
i Matt Garter, last Sunday.
. The friends of K. C. Lrors were
j gla, to see Tiim out Sunday after
quit a severe spell of grip.
Leonard Garlotte aud- "Ernest
Malley of Fort Bayou visited their
sister and nieoe here Saturday.
Walter Smith of Vestry stopped
here Saturday on his way to Scran -
ton where be attended Circut
Joe. Ware and sister Miss Ella
aid Irving Lyons and sister Miss
Ida attended church at Red Hill
Sunday. . . .
- Quite a number of young people
from Fort Bayou and Vanpleave
attended church at Mouu Pleasant
last Sunday.
Rev. C. J. Philips will preach
at Mt. Pleasant on the 2nd Sunday
in March every body is cordially
invited to attended.
The many friends of Joe Gra
ham -of .Brew n on were sorry to
hear he was laid up with fever and
wish him a speedy recorery.
June Bug is now basking in the
warm spring suiikhine and thanking
Ins stars that he did not fall a
victim to rheumatism and cold
wea her.
Those who weie so fortunate as
to receive invitations to the mas
querade pavty at Vancleave next
Friday night are anticipating a
grand time.
The last meeting of the La.lies
AiJ was held at the home of Mrs.
L. 11. Jionerts, with quite a
nnmUr of ttMsnlssmi rswut, A moat
interesting and profitable meeting
was held. Three new names were
added to the roll.
Wonder it she will walk with him
Henry Havens, of Dauy, visited
home folks Sunday.
Dr. Hayne, of Vancleave, was in
our midst last week.
W. R. '"ain visited relatives at
Vanclenvc Sunday.
C'asa and Milton Wilson, of Bon
nie, attended church at Red. Hill
Ed Cain, of Mentorura. has been
spending a few days here with
Eugene Havens aud sister. Mis
Mary, of Daisy, attended church at
Red Hill Sunday.
Stanley Cain, of Mentorum, who
has been spending the winter here
has returned to his homo.
Those from Vamlcavo that at
tended church at Red Hill Sunday
were Misses Lily and Jennie Havens,
Ella Ware, Ida Lyons; Messrs. Joe
Ware aud Ervin Lyons.
Is the savins- from death, of thebabv
jrirl of Geo. A. Kyler. Cumberland, Md.
He writes: "At the Hereof 11 months. our
liltle girl was in declining health, wilh
serioui Throat Trouble, and two, physi
cians gave her up. We were almost in
despair, when we resolved to try Dr
King's New Discovery for Consumption.
Couehsand Cilds. The drat bottle gave
relief; after taking four boiilea she was
cured, and is now in perfect health."
Never fails to relieve and cure a cough
or cold. At Ocean Spring. Drug Store;
50c and I 00 guaranteed. Trul botile
8ISS J. 6.
Has made a slaughte- in Millinery
all Hats left over will go at cost.
Hosiery, Underwear and all
staples at corresponding
prices to reduce win
ter stock.
yfinl TOorh naterial0 a pedtt?tf
Am Tferoacht DuL
Br. Virchow, the eminent man ef
science, hod been sharply criticising
Prince Bismarck, who was than
At the end of a particularly severe
attack Bismarck felt himself person
ally affronted and sent seconds to Vir
chow with a challenge to fight a
The man of science was found fn
his laboratory, hard at work at ex
periments which had for their object
the discovery of a means of destroy
ing trichinae, which were Eiakin?
great ravages in Germany.
"Ah," said the doctor, "a chal
lenge from Prince Bismarck, eh;
Well, well! As I am the challenged
party, I suppose I have the choice of
weapons. Here they are!"
He held up two large sausages,
which seemed to be exactly alike.
"One of these sausages," he said.
"ia filled with trichinae; it is deadly.
The other is perfectly wholesome
Externally they can't be told apart
Let his excellency K me the honor
to choose whichever of these he
wishes ani eat it, and I will eat the
other I"
Though the proposition was as rea
sonable a any duelling proposition
could m, Prince Bismarck's repre
sentative refused it No duel was
fought, and an one accused Virchow
of cowardice. Youth's Companion.
A foang rJfcakespMms.
bt a certain Back Bay family an
illustrated edition of Shakespeare,
omewbattne worse for wear, is eome
ilm f i aii aMiilnlli ii in order
that Btey nrayinj th pleasure of I
looking at the pictures, of wuichjney
are very fond. The other day Mrs.
H. was entertaining in her draw
ing room a caller from Gotham, who
cares mnch more for social than fox
literary pursuits. His amazement
was sublime when Elaine, aged 5, the
baby of the household, appeared in
the doorway, somewhat the worse
for a skirmish in the nursery, and in
quired in a plaintive tone:
"Mamma, can I have Shakespeare I
This same small Elaine sat one day
an her mamma's lap, turning over
the pagee of her beloved book, when
the came upon a picture of King
Lear, thrust out, with the hand of
his daughter just showing within the
Qntel of the door.
"What a beautiful hand, mamma)
and what does the picture meant"
the child exclaimed.
Mrs. H. told the story. Elaine lis
tened attentively, and at the close,
after another long look at the pic
ture, remarked:
"The hand does not look bo beautl
ful now, mamma." Boston Herald
Trie Floaartra of Rook.
Bow to read a txk la an art, in
credible as it may seem. Recently
trrrV, -. n Ksri fi-Vi f ixr j-tYYk a Tl STSTOa 011 all 1 M ft
w udu s luijii numnu wiw guauuii
over a story sne nan just nnisneu sne
amused her hearers by being unabl
when questioned, to give the name
of the author. Scipio was wont to
say he was never less alone than
when alone and never less at leisure
than when at leisure, surrounded as
he was by the silent companionship
of writers and his own hopes and
fears. But "this regular giddy swirl
of frivolous dissipation," as the Bos
ton girl calls it, does not lend itself
easily to cozy evenings by an open
grate fire with one's favorite authors.
It is quite a question if the rush of
lectures, talks and readings which ia
arranged to satisfy the intellectual
cravings of society at all atones for
the loss of that culture which comes
from quiet and persistent study of
the best writers. This explains why
so often in small country towns,
where there seems to be a dearth of
social doings, we will meet so many
cultivated women who are abreast
of the tunes on many thoughtful
queations. They read. Mew York
Evening Son.
How Cultlrmtlon AfTocU TreM.
There is a vast difference between
Die trees which grow in low'nd val
leys and those of the wilder growth
af the hills. The" is more perfect
and symmetrical luxuriance in the
growth and development of culti
vated trees than in the naturally de
veloped trees of the forest, which
shows that well fertilized soil is nec
essary to perfect forms of beauty.
The trees of parks and avenues are
rarely rivaled in growth and sym -metry
by their country relations.
Education farms and beautifies the
human organism, and cultivation in
rich soil completes the development
of trees in a higher and more grace
ful scale than is attained by trees
that depend for thoir nourishment
upon the decayed matter falling from
their own branches and the ammo
nia tod matter gathered in the atmos
phere, and which descends in the
ram and snow of the changing sea-
- Boston Transcript
NOT' TU rUT nun rms.
Make P.rf armed With Ska Daaaortof Ms
mant aad Their Orfajte.
Juggling with fire was practiced to
very ancient times. Many of tha
tricks of that sort which are beat
known today were employed to'Ido
seive the vulgar thousands of year
ago. There is nothing even not
which does more to excite the aatoav
Ishment of the Ignorant than the
breathing of flame, which is a decep
tion handed down from remote an
tiquity. .
When the slaves In Sicily rose' tn
rebellion about ISO B. C. and took
cruel revenge for the wrongs 'they
had suffered, thesevwas among them
a Syrian named Eunus. He was a
man of great craft and courage, and
having seen much of the world he
had become acquainted with a variety
of little known arts. He pretended
to have immediate communication
with the gods, and as is usual in such
cases, he confirmed his divine maV
sion oy miracles. When desirous of
Inspiring his followers with courage,
he breathed flames and sparks siai iesj
them from, his rnout : -
It U said that, in ortW fetfwtfewa
this marvel, Eunus pierced a nut
shell at both ends, and 'having filled
it with some burning substance he
put it into his mouth aad breathed
through ii The same trick is per
formed much better nowadays. The
juggler rolls together some flax ot
hemp into a ball about the size of a
walnut which he sets en fire, per
mittiBgittohKn until it Is nearly
oonsumed. Then he rolls about is
mote flax while H is yet 1
"a- aai.il v V . aVj i .
tie. ball for a Ionia time. Whes
is ready to do his act he slips the
ball into his mouth anpereeived and
breathes through it His breath re
vives the fire, so that spark proceed
from it, and the performer sustains
no injury 6 long as he inhales his
breath through Ms nostrils only. By
this art the Rafebi Bar-Coobeba, ia
the reign of the Roman emperor
Hadrian, made the credulous He
brews believe that he was the long
looked for Messiah.
Various theories have been ad
vanced to account for the other feats
mentioned. It will be remembered
that during the middle ages the guilt
or Innocence of persons accused of
crimes was often determined by or-.
deal, the defendant being obliged to
hold a piece of redhot iron in his
hand. This was another case of jug
gling, such trials being conducted by
priests, who covered the hands of
those whom they desired should s
oape with a protective paste. A sola
tion of spermaseti in sulphuric ethes
a Bac at Sea..
"Out orohestra," Julius Etchbsij
relates, "was not a very good ana.
At the same stand with my teaches,
who was concert master, an old
gentleman played. He was not leas
tkwn 80 yvrs old, and could, under
no circumstances, be made to play on
time. He aluo had an unhappy ma
nia of imitating the chirping of Uttl (
birds upon his violin. Our first oboe
player had a little dog Fido by name
-which generally accompanied its
master to rehearsals, and bad been
trainod to give the A when it was
required. As the director asked the
oboeist one day to sound A, this little
dogincited, I suppose, by some wag
among the musicians gave it in a
shrill whino that convulsed the or
chestra and caused Fido's expuletefj
from the hall." Boston Journal,
Or to In Loulala
Although native oysters are eaten
all the year round in Louisiana, the
Industry of cultivating and gathering
them is yet in an undeveloped state
there. The beds are said to be enor
mous, and many ef them remain un
touched. Wide, shallow bays, wit
fresh water streams flowing into
them and containing abundant or
ganic matter for the fattening of
shellfish, run up everywhere into tba
coast. Among tne en sets or sjassa
favorable for the breedmg of
. ' . a s .MSB
am Lakes fontcuartram ana i
IT, n ., .Ilut- anA Tata mm
sounds, and the bays of Barateria
Timbalier, Teirs ISonna, AtcbaXalayn
Bt BernarM, Cofe? Blanche aad S
eailicn. Chicago, Trtrmna
Bat Daya Ia OftMfWmta.
California, notwithstanding Ms fa
mously genial climate, still holds the
record for high temperature in this
country. On Jane 17, 1889, the tem
perature at San Francisco and Santa
Barbara rose suddenly from. 71 de
grees to 138 degrees in the shade ia
consequoneoof a hot northwests
wind which prevailed for
The great heat did not last long;
the thermometer falling to 77 degrees
again hy 7 p. iu. on the same date,
but it diil trempndona dam je in the
meanwhile. At Hants Baroara al)
fruit and animal life exposed to that
awful blast died from the effects of
it On the sawn day the temperature,
was 10 degreon at Snu Diego sad I If
degrees at Fort Yuma. Cat Pitts
burg Dispatch.
A MMalgtlt Ride.
A nobleman who was subject tp
fits of somnambulism was seen to
leave his bedroom in the middle of
the night .'ully equipped for riding.
His servant who had been instructed
to watch any harm should befall
him, followed him to the stable. The
gentleman, having procured the key,
unlocked the door, singled oat bis
favorite horse, saddled aud bridled
him snd at length mounted him.
The servant, seizing another horse,
followed his master for several miles.
The sleeper eventually irnsnsisl
home, put his horse in Hie stable apd
went back to bed He had no
lection of his midnight ride on
tag in the morning. Boston Gtoba

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